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You will have bruising, swelling, and numbness after surgery. That usually disappears within several weeks to months. It's rare, but infection, bleeding, fluid build-up, and open wounds can happen.

SOURCES: Christopher K. Livingston, MD, assistant professor of plastic surgery, University of Texas, Houston. WebMD Medical Reference from "The Plastic Surgery Sourcebook."

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on July 03, 2018

SOURCES: Christopher K. Livingston, MD, assistant professor of plastic surgery, University of Texas, Houston. WebMD Medical Reference from "The Plastic Surgery Sourcebook."

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on July 03, 2018

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